Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Halifax” in entry essex-the of Harper's Encyclopedia of United States History:

... their crews his prisoners. After cruising southward several weeks in disguise, capturing a prize now and then, he turned northward, and chased a fleet of English transports bearing 1,000 troops to Halifax , convoyed by a frigate and a bomb-vessel. He captured one of the transports, and a few days afterwards (Aug. 13) fell in with the British armed ship Alert, Capt. T. L. P. Langhorne, mounting twenty...
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Entity Corpus Doc Corpus Doc  
Halifax (Massachusetts, United States) 252 16 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Canada) 1,488 316 54 12 0 user votes
Halifax (United Kingdom) 127 21 3 1 0 user votes
Halifax (Georgia, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Kentucky, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Missouri, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Nevada, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Pennsylvania, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Queensland, Australia) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes
Halifax (Vermont, United States) 0 0 0 0 0 user votes

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